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Richard Kelley (#46913821)
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Bio Photo I have lived in southern Illinois all my life. My aunt Blanche Ray got me started in genealogy years ago by handing me a single sheet of paper with a few names on it and it has ballooned from there. I really enjoy it. It is like putting a puzzle together. By helping others with their family tree, it has helped me by expanding mine. I research the Kelley family on my father's side and the Bradley's on my mother's side. My grandfather's brother Arnold L. Bradley has the Bradley side pretty much covered. He has literally wrote a book on them.
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Brenda Neely
Mary Manus Thomas
Hi again, Trying to link her with James & Elizabeth E. Freeze Manus. James was Son of Daniel Franklin Manus Sr. I think Mary is James's daughter. His wife and two other daughters are buried in Ebenezer Hall Cemetery. Would love any help and insight. Thanks, Brenda {Williams} Neely
Added by Brenda Neely on Feb 08, 2016 7:25 AM
K. Sites
Ray Pierce obituary
I have a copy of the obituary from 1962 for Ray Pierce. If you like to have it; let me know.
Added by K. Sites on Oct 14, 2015 7:36 PM
K. Sites
RE: George Alfred Pierce

I recently received a copy of the Sinton Cemetery index. There is a listing for George A. Pierce 6-28-1902 to 7-11-1976 married to Maggie M. Pierce on 8-10-1923. Maggie's info 12-13-1906 to 7-2-1988. Since I have plot locations, I will try to go this weekend and find them for you.
Added by K. Sites on Oct 08, 2015 6:05 PM
K. Sites
RE: George Alfred Pierce
Richard, thank you for being patient - I've been ill. I have over 700 photos for Sinton Cemetery that I haven't uploaded yet. I will look to see if I have George's.
Added by K. Sites on Oct 08, 2015 5:54 PM
Amanda Bridges
RE: Eliza N. Calhoon
Absolutely! Sorry I didn't reply sooner as I did not see the notification until now. It should be transfered or pending your acceptance at this point.
Added by Amanda Bridges on Jul 07, 2015 7:49 AM
Thomas Kelley
The photo of Thomas is not very good because of water on the stone. I will retake when weather gets warmer.
Added by Helper on Mar 09, 2015 7:02 PM
Cindy (Walker) DeJarnette
Lincoln Development Cemetery
Richard, the Genealogy & Historical Society here have a book of the cemetery giving where they are located. I'll try to get there and see if I can find out about your cousin and let you know. If I haven't gotten back to you when you are ready to come, send me a reminder and I'll see what I can do to help you out. Cindy
Added by Cindy (Walker) DeJarnette on Mar 03, 2015 8:19 PM
Cindy (Walker) DeJarnette
Lincoln Development Cemetery
Richard, the cemetery is now on the Lincoln Correctional Center grounds. You would have to contact the IL Department of Corrections or the Lincoln prison. I contacted the prison directly because my husband works "next door" at the Logan Correctional Center (they are actually right next to each other), so I know some of the people there. Here is their phone# (217) 735-5411. Give it a try first. I'm sorry I haven't been back in a while to take any photos, I hurt my knee and have been trying to get it healed...looks like I may need surgery. My husband and I would really like to go out there and document the whole cemetery...maybe in the spring. Good luck.
Added by Cindy (Walker) DeJarnette on Mar 03, 2015 8:05 PM
Marsha Williams Byrd of Missouri
John L. Thornton
Thank you for the information. I will add it. Thanks Marsha
Added by Marsha Williams Byrd of ... on Feb 04, 2015 6:21 PM
Chad Kendell
Re; Mount Hebron
Thanks for great pictures !!!
Added by Chad Kendell on Jan 27, 2015 6:57 PM
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